Since 2005, Matthew Lords has helped hundreds of people achieve their dreams of home ownership. Matthew understands the importance of strong customer service and holds a deep desire to build ongoing relationships, trust and integrity with everyone he works with.
Specializing in VA, Conventional, FHA and Jumbo loans, Matthew finds his greatest passion is helping clients obtain mortgage loans while working alongside them every step of the way and helping them understand every detail of their loan process until their goals have been achieved. Regardless of whether someone has credit challenges, tax or cash flow issues, or are first-time home buyers, Matthew has an inherent ability to work through these matters quickly and get his clients their loan fast and efficiently.
Matthew also prides himself on his ability to educate his clients. He stays up-to-date on the most current changes, rates and guidelines to better convey the home loan process as concisely and transparently as possible.
When Matt isn’t in his office, he can be found on the golf course, watching baseball or football, tearing up the half pipe on his snowboard, or spending time with his wife and three children. But no matter the time or location, his clients can always rely on him to be there whenever they have a pressing question or concern about the home loan process. This passion for providing his clients with such personalized service has earned him a place in the President’s Club at Finance of America Mortgage.
Matthew Lords—Personalized Service You Can Trust.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The total number of properties you may look at will depend on several factors, such as your budget and the housing availability in your area. In general, real estate agents recommend that homebuyers look at several properties before making a decision, but there is not an exact number. Most people look at 10 homes, at a minimum, so they can compare them. However, you may find the dream house with more or fewer searches.
When it comes to the best home buying tips, there are different ways to search for properties. Statistics from the National Association of REALTORS® reveal that 51 percent of buyers searched and found their homes on the internet, while 30 percent used real estate agents. Other ways to search for homes include asking friends, relatives, neighbors and homebuilders for help. A small percentage of homebuyers used newspaper advertisements and yard or open house signs to search for homes.
Although a pre-approval is not one of the required steps to buying a house, it can certainly help you stand out in a competitive market with many buyers. A pre-approval can show sellers that you’re serious and capable of getting a mortgage, so they may be more likely to accept your offer.
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